Larinus onopordi (Fabricius, 1787)

globe thistle capitulum weevil

on Echinops

parasite

One to four larvae or pupae in a, sometimes a bit disfigured, flower head.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Echinops orientalis, sphaerocephalus.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Gültekin (2006a, 2008a).

mod 12.v.2019